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England Men’s team willing to take 15% pay cut to help ECB

ECB has already incurred a loss of a whopping £100 million ($130 million) and this figure is expected to rise above £200 million next year. Stuart Broad. (Photo by Martin Rickett/PA Images via Getty Images) The England men cricket team’s centrally contracted players have decided to take a 15 percent pay cut as a compensation for the loss incurred by ...

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Joe Root not ready to put himself in ‘bracket’ of Virat Kohli, Kane Williamson, Steve Smith

About Smith, Root said that he’s not the prettiest to watch, but is mightily effective. Joe Root. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images for ECB) England Test captain Joe Root doesn’t reckon that his parallels can be drawn with the likes of India’s Virat Kohli, New Zealand’s Kane Williamson and Australia’s Steve Smith. Among the most consistent batters across formats, popularly ...

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Isa Guha hits back at Geoffrey Boycott’s ‘equality over quality’ comment

Boycott had commented after being axed as a radio commentator by a public broadcaster. Geoffrey Boycott and Isa Guha. (Photo Source: Getty Images and Twitter) Former England cricketer and commentator Isa Guha has finally broken her silence on Geoffrey Boycott’s sexism comments recently. The latter had stated that BBC is preferring ‘equality over quality’ after he was axed from their ...

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RR prints Ben Stokes name wrongly on his jersey; Barmy Army have a hilarious take

Stokes played his first game in the ongoing IPL on Sunday against SRH. Ben Stokes-jersey-RR (Photo Source: Instagram) Ben Stokes, the England all-round cricketer, is currently in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the 2020 edition of the Indian Premier League (IPL). He is presently plying his trade for the Rajasthan Royals (RR). He didn’t play the first six games ...

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‘What were you saying about Rajasthan Royals?’

Vaughan had tweeted that there is no chance for Royals to win after RR were 78/5. Shane Warne and Michael Vuaghan. (Photo Source: Twitter and Getty Images) Rajasthan Royals (RR) and Sunrisers Hyderabad (SRH) were involved in a thriller of a game on Sunday. Despite losing their top batsmen, the Royals managed to chase down 159 runs thanks to Rahul ...

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Decoding 5 unknown facts about different cricketers

We have heard a lot of interesting stories about cricketers and their life. Some are pretty interesting while few leave us in shock. Virat Kohli tattoo. (Photo Source: Instagram) Cricket is a sport that’s celebrated all over India. It’s played everywhere, from the biggest stadiums to the smallest gullies in the most remote villages. And whether or not you’re a ...

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‘Saying goodbye to my dad, mum and brother was tough’ – Ben Stokes after landing in Dubai for IPL 2020

Stokes is gearing up to play for the Rajasthan Royals. Ben Stokes. (Photo Source: Getty Images) The last 10 months or so haven’t been easy for England cricketer Ben Stokes. Earlier this year, when the Brits’ were playing a Test series in South Africa, his father, Ged, was diagnosed with brain tumour and ever since then, Stokes has been going ...

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England’s Chris Woakes and his wife blessed with a baby girl

Earlier in March, Woakes decided to attend his pregnant wife after pulling out of IPL 2020. Chris Woakes – Amie Woakes (Photo Source: Twitter) England all-rounder Chris Woakes became father to a baby girl on Thursday, October 1. The 31-year-old has been a busy man over the last few months, fulfilling his personal commitments as well as his duties for ...

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Twin brothers Callum Parkinson and Matt Parkinson dismiss Alex Hales in the same fashion

Callum Parkinson is a left-arm spinner while Matt, who has played for England, is a leggie. Callum Parkinson. (Photo Source: Twitter) Twin brothers playing cricket has been a rarity. And those twin brothers, playing for different teams, dismissing the same batsman in the same fashion must be more than a rarity. This is what has happened with twin Parkinson brothers. ...

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AUS-W vs NZL-W Prediction, 11Wickets Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing XI, Pitch Report & Injury Update – New Zealand Women tour of Australia, 2nd ODI

Australia Women are expected to win this game. Amy Satterthwaite. (Photo by Julian Herbert/Getty Images) Match Details: The 2nd match of the ODI series between Australia Women and New Zealand Women will be played at the Allan Border Field in Brisbane. The match is scheduled to start at 05:40 AM IST (12:10 AM UTC) (09:40 AM Local Time). It will ...

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